Because of our commitment to providing the counseling you need our staff is well versed in a wide variety of topics. Below you will find some of the most popular programs that we offer. Please keep in mind that we may still offer the service that you are looking for even if it isn't listed below.

Evaluation, Assessment, Screening and Intake

  • Our trained clinicians offer evaluations with a wide variety of focuses in order to best inform our clients which services would be most appropriate for them. This includes filling out all the appropriate paperwork as well as a one on one interview with our clinical staff. This process typically takes an hour and a half. Please call us with any question or in order to schedule your appointment.

Substance Abuse

  • Anyone can suffer from addictive disorders. Substance abuse and addictive problems affect individuals of every race, age, sex, ethnic origin, social class, income level, educational or occupational level. Addictive disorders and substance abuse are major health and psycho-social problems in today's society. Alcohol and substance abuse disorders bring people into the health care system by causing or contributing to a variety of major health care problems. Some of these problems include pancreatitis, cirrhosis, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, gastrointestinal problems, psychiatric illness, trauma and fetal damage.
  • According to statistics from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, between 13 million and 16 million people need treatment for alcoholism and or drug abuse annually, but only 3 million receive care.
  • A.C.E.S. substance abuse program is based on the patient placement criteria of the American Society of Addictive Medicine. This criterion is designed to evaluate and place the client in the most appropriate and effective level of treatment for that individual.
  • Our treatment modality is primarily based on the Motivational Enhancement Therapy model, with a focus on abstinent behavior. Random urinalysis is included. We also offer an ongoing aftercare program for those clients who need extra support at a severely discounted price.
  • Individual and group activities guide clients in understanding how they can avoid having future alcohol/drug problems by committing to their phase adjusted guidelines, and work to motivate participants to seek help through AA/NA, and/or other support services, and/or alcohol/drug treatment.

Domestic Violence

  • Domestic violence is a major health concern. As many as one in four American adults has been a victim of, witnessed, or perpetrated family violence in their lifetimes.
  • ACES domestic violence treatment program was developed for those clients with charges that are domestic in nature. Each client receives a psychosocial evaluation, including a review of the incident report, the criminal background report, and a risk assessment. The program utilizes techniques from both Social Learning Theory and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Clients are taught to identify anger triggers, the cycle of violence, time-outs, stress management, communication skills, thinking errors, and relationship clarification.

Victim Services

  • We provide free evaluation, treatment, and support groups for victims of domestic violence. Referrals to shelters and other services are also available.

Educational Classes

  • Besides our more intesive treatment options we offer a variety of educational courses. The schedule and descriptions of these classes can be found here on our calendar page.
  • We regularly offer one day classes centered on thinking errors, anger managment, parenting and alcohol and drug use. We also offer the popular substance education course Prime for Life which is developed by the Prevention Research Institute.
  • Need an educational class that isn't offered on our regular schedule? No problem. Give us a call and we would be more than happy to schedule one for you.

Couples Counseling

  • Relationships are a complicated thing that often require extra work to maintain. You don't have to figure it out alone. No matter what issues you are trying to work out we will be there to help. Please schedule an appointment today to meet with one of our trained staff.




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